Robert Vargas

Cohort 19 — Harvard Alumni List
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Dr. Vargas received his PhD in Sociology from Northwestern University. His research interests are in the fields of urban sociology, violence, and health. He is the author of "Wounded City: Violent Turf Wars in a Chicago Barrio" (Oxford University Press), as well as articles in Criminology, Social Science and Medicine, and Social Psychology Quarterly. He is next book project is a longitudinal ethnography of uninsured Chicagoans' experiences with the Affordable Care Act.

Discipline: Sociology
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